Centre for Global Finance Seminar Series

Prof. Victor Murinde

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The Centre for Global Finance Seminar Series provides a platform for speakers to present their work to an audience of fellow academics and students of Finance and Management. These seminars are open to members of SOAS and the wider academic community.

The seminars are supported by three research projects and programme:

  1. AXA Chair in Global Finance research programme hold by Professor Murinde and supported by the AXA Research Fund ;

  2. The DFID-ESRC Growth Research Programme (DEGRP) Call 3 under research grant ESRC Ref ES/N013344/2; and

  3. The ESRC-NSFC research project, ESRC Ref  ES/P005241/1

Seminars are normally held on Wednesdays at 13:00 -15:00 in SOAS University of London. The venue for each seminar is stated here on the CGF website. 

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